Nyack High Schoolâ€™s production of â€œThe Phantom of the Operaâ€ won six awards from the National Youth Theatre.
The regional awards â€” Nyack was in the northeast region â€” were selected from a group of more than 170 productions in more than 90 different theaters in more than 60 cities spanning 23 states. Winners were selected from nominations by a panel of ten judges and reviewers.
It was named outstanding production and outstanding ensemble and awards went to Max Reinhardsen (outstanding lead actor in a musical), Edy Modica (outstanding lead actress in a musical), Tom Beck and Neil Schleifer (outstanding costume design), Joseph J. Egan (outstanding set design).
Producers were Drama Club Advisors Kathy Tappenden and Simona Moldovan.
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The winners will be formally presented with their awards at a ceremony honoring their accomplishments on July 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the TADA Theater, 15 W. 28th St., between Broadway and Fifth Avenue.